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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To eat to excess or to the point of surfeit.

Usage examples (37)
  • Like June and Anno, I overate, but it was worth it.
  • I overate of lard in my youth, and the smell sickens me.
  • "Perhaps he overate somewhat," said one of the Hen Turkeys.
  • And when she overate, the weight went straight to her hips. for more
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